A brief biography of St. Anthony of Egypt, an important figure in the early history of monasticism, written by a man who acted as his helper in Anthony's old age. Includes transcript of one of his talks to the monks.
St. Athanasius is known for his theological insight, his stubborn struggle against Arianism, and this biography, which spread the ideas of Egyptian monasticism around the world and inspired many men and women to live the monastic life.
Complete in 10 parts.
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